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Personal Injury Attorneys and Lawyers in Hattiesburg, MS

Richard Schwartz & Associates Will Take Care of You & Your Claim

For over 40 years, Richard Schwartz & Associates has fought for the compensation our injured clients deserve in Hattiesburg, MS. If you have been hurt in an accident that was not your fault, we want to help you.

Let a Hattiesburg Personal Injury Attorney Help Today

When you’ve been injured in an accident, where can you turn? At Richard Schwartz & Associates Injury Lawyers, P.A., our passion is pursuing justice for injury victims. Over the years, our commitment to excellence and passion for our clients, along with our results-oriented approach, has been recognized across Hattiesburg. Located in Forrest County, Hattiesburg is a proud college city that is home to the University of Southern Mississippi and William Carrey University. The city is also known for its booming healthcare industry with several hospitals and medical centers located in the area.

Types of Personal Injury Claims

After you or a loved one has been injured by someone’s negligence, you need a legal team that has been recognized for excellence, and that is exactly what the Hattiesburg personal injury lawyers at our law firm have achieved. We are proud of these accomplishments because they reflect the level of commitment with which we handle every case. Each case we handle is important and deserves the best representation.

Our firm handles a full range of personal injury cases, including but not limited to:

Accidents always come at the worst times, whether it’s a car accident, a defective product, or an accident caused by someone else’s negligence, it can be frustrating figuring out what to do next on your own. The experienced personal injury attorney team at Richard Schwartz & Associates can handle your legal needs, giving you a break from the stress and providing solid advice on what needs to be done.

Personal Injury from an Auto Accident

It’s doubtful that having a car wreck is somewhere on your to-do list. Whether you’re driving down Hwy 49, Hardy Street, or just driving through your neighborhood most people will experience a car crash at some point in their lives.

Even if you had a fender bender, an 18-wheeler accident, or some other kind of auto crash, you need an attorney on your side who you can trust to walk you through the process and handle any other issues that result from your individual case. Our personal injury attorneys in Hattiesburg have handled all kinds of car wrecks and can help you get the money you deserve to pay for medical bills, emotional distress, and more.

Attorneys from our personal injury law firm understand that you may have questions and they want to make your life as stress-free as possible after an accident. It can be easy to become overwhelmed by all of the insurance and medical paperwork after a car wreck. 

Whether you’re a USM student who is already stressed with school or an adult who’s balancing work and time at home, a lawyer can help by communicating with your insurance company, filing your personal injury claim and helping you get back to a normal life.

Truck Accident Injuries

An 18-wheeler accident can be deadly and even if you’re not physically injured, the frustration of dealing with the aftermath of a car accident can be exhausting. One minute you’re cruising down Hwy 49 and the next minute you could be on the side of the road wondering what just happened. It can be overwhelming figuring out what steps need to be taken after a semi accident. A personal injury attorney understands what needs to be done in order to make sure that you get the money you deserve. They will communicate with the insurance company for you and help you file a personal injury claim.

Injuries from Medical Malpractice

A simple mistake can have serious consequences when made by a doctor or nurse. Medical malpractice is becoming more of a problem across the US and these mistakes can lead to serious harm or even death. If you’ve been injured due to a misdiagnosis, a mistake in surgery, an incorrect dosage of medication/anesthesia, or saw that there was insufficient monitoring of your health, you may be able to pursue legal action and file a personal injury claim. A lawyer from Richard Schwartz & Associates will be able to examine your case and help determine if there was negligence on the part of a doctor or nurse. They understand you may be frustrated, stressed, or struggling due to additional medical expenses and will get you the information you need to make informed decisions and resolve your claim.

Premises Liability

Slip and fall cases are a common type of claim where premises liability is found. They can happen due to a number of things. Wet floors or spilled retail products can be one cause. Loose floorboards, carpeting, panels, or tiles can also cause a person to trip. All of these have something in common – they were not handled by the owner or person in charge, the way they should have been.

Wrongful Death

When the death of a loved one was due to a deliberate act or avoidable accident, it can make things more difficult. Richard Schwartz & Associates has a legal team dedicated to investigating your case and providing you with compassionate support during this difficult and stressful time. Their personal injury lawyers in Hattiesburg, MS will help you make the best decisions for your case and work to resolve the case as quickly and efficiently as possible. Their goal is to make sure that you get the money you deserve and that those who are responsible are held accountable for their actions.

Trust Your Hattiesburg, MS Personal Injury Cases to Richard Schwartz

If you need a Hattiesburg personal injury attorney be sure to call Richard Schwartz & Associates. Their Hattiesburg office is located off Hwy 98 West and their attorney team is ready to take on your case. They have successfully handled thousands of cases from Parkhaven to Oak Grove, and are well qualified to assist you no matter what’s going on. So, whether you’ve been in a car accident on Lincoln Road, hurt due to medical malpractice, or slipped and fell on someone else’s property, we can help. Give us a call for a free consultation today!

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Common Car Accident Questions

In most instances, you have three years to resolve the claim or file a lawsuit to protect the statute for injuries after a car accident in Mississippi. However, there are some exceptions where you only have one (1) year to resolve your claim or file suit, so you need to contact an experienced personal injury law firm to help you as soon as possible. The clock starts ticking on the date the accident occurs.

Don’t wait to get started on your case; you will lose your right to recover compensation once the statute of limitations runs out. Your case will most likely be dismissed if you attempt to bring a lawsuit against a liable party after the statutory deadline.

In most instances, you have three years to resolve the claim or file a lawsuit to protect the statute for injuries after a car accident in Mississippi. However, there are some exceptions where you only have one (1) year to resolve your claim or file suit, so you need to contact an experienced personal injury law firm to help you as soon as possible. The clock starts ticking on the date the accident occurs.

Don’t wait to get started on your case; you will lose your right to recover compensation once the statute of limitations runs out. Your case will most likely be dismissed if you attempt to bring a lawsuit against a liable party after the statutory deadline.

In most instances, you have three years to resolve the claim or file a lawsuit to protect the statute for injuries after a car accident in Mississippi. However, there are some exceptions where you only have one (1) year to resolve your claim or file suit, so you need to contact an experienced personal injury law firm to help you as soon as possible. The clock starts ticking on the date the accident occurs.

Don’t wait to get started on your case; you will lose your right to recover compensation once the statute of limitations runs out. Your case will most likely be dismissed if you attempt to bring a lawsuit against a liable party after the statutory deadline.

In most instances, you have three years to resolve the claim or file a lawsuit to protect the statute for injuries after a car accident in Mississippi. However, there are some exceptions where you only have one (1) year to resolve your claim or file suit, so you need to contact an experienced personal injury law firm to help you as soon as possible. The clock starts ticking on the date the accident occurs.

Don’t wait to get started on your case; you will lose your right to recover compensation once the statute of limitations runs out. Your case will most likely be dismissed if you attempt to bring a lawsuit against a liable party after the statutory deadline.

In most instances, you have three years to resolve the claim or file a lawsuit to protect the statute for injuries after a car accident in Mississippi. However, there are some exceptions where you only have one (1) year to resolve your claim or file suit, so you need to contact an experienced personal injury law firm to help you as soon as possible. The clock starts ticking on the date the accident occurs.

Don’t wait to get started on your case; you will lose your right to recover compensation once the statute of limitations runs out. Your case will most likely be dismissed if you attempt to bring a lawsuit against a liable party after the statutory deadline.

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"It really only took one call! They followed up with me and called me to answer any questions I had. Nobody was rude or impatient! And when I still had further questions they transferred me to Richard Schwartz himself to answer any questions! Highly recommend this attorney!"

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(601) 988-8888
162 East Amite St
Jackson, MS 39201
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193 S Commerce St #101
Tupelo, MS 38804
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201 Hardy St
Hattiesburg, MS 39401
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1702 MS-39 N, Suite 6
Meridian, MS 39301
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1835 HWY 45 North, Suite 105
Columbus, MS 39705
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Greenville, MS
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Greenwood, MS
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